Release Notes: This major release included toolchain updates to binutils 2.23.1, GLIBC 2.17, and GCC 4.7.2. In total, 31 packages were updated and bootscripts and text were updated throughout the book.
Release Notes: This release includes a large number of package upgrades (including Linux 188.8.131.52, GCC 3.4.3, Glibc 2.3.4) and security fixes (including the recently disclosed zlib vulnerability). It also includes a large amount of editorial work on the explanatory material throughout the book, improving both the clarity and accuracy of the text.
Release Notes: The Linux From Scratch community is pleased to announce the release of LFS 6.0. This major revision of the book includes a number of major package upgrades, including GCC 3.4.x, Linux kernel 184.108.40.206, and the Udev software package, allowing for dynamic creation of device nodes. The text has also been vastly rewritten for improved readability.
Release Notes: This release fixed several release-process related problems and minor spelling and grammatical errors. The package and patch versions remain unchanged.
Release Notes: This major milestone features a new method with strong emphasis on building a correct compilation environment and base libraries independent from the host system. It features Linux kernel version 2.4.22, the GNU C Library 2.3.2, the GNU Compiler Collection 3.3.1, and a bootloader change from LILO to GRUB, amongst other package upgrades. The book's explanatory texts have also been enhanced.
Release Notes: Changes from pre2 to pre3 are strictly textual changes such as spelling fixes. Other than that, the package contents and descriptions were updated.
Release Notes: This version features textual changes including description updates and more explanations.